A.J. Styles is a professional wrestler from the United States of America. His popularity grew a lot during the 10-11 years period he had at Impact Wrestling which was known as Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. A.J. Styles is considered as one of the best and highest paid professional wrestlers. Let’s find out how much is A.J. Styles’s net worth in 2018.
A.J. Styles Early Life
Allen Neal Jones was born on June 2, 1977, in Jacksonville, North Carolina, United States. Not much information on his parents just that he was grown and raised in a poverty environment by his alcoholic father.
A.J. Styles studied at Johnson High School, and information says that he had some time at Anderson University.
Since 2000, A.J. Styles has been married to the teacher, Wendy Etris. A.J. Styles and Wendy are the parents of 3 sons and 1 daughter, Abbey Jones, Ajay Covell Jones, Avery Jones, and Anney Jones.
A.J. Styles Career
A.J. Styles first appearance was with Professional wrestling promotion NCW in 1998. 3 years later, in 2001, he competed at the All-Pro Wrestling tournament where he reached up to the quarter-final and was defeated by Christopher Daniels. 1 month later, A.J. Styles competed in the XWF Cruiserweight Championship, but he couldn’t win it.
A.J. Styles first appearance at the World Wrestling All-Stars was in 2002, in a Basic elimination match which he also lost. In the same year, A.J. Styles won the WWA International Cruiserweight Championship against Jerry Lynn. He also competed in the ECWA Super 8 tournaments where he reached to the finals and lost to Donovan Morgan. A.J. Styles appeared in 2 episodes of WWF, WWF Metal and a dark match. He continued making many appearances in several competitions.
A.J. Styles started with the Impact Wrestling which was known as Total Nonstop Action Wrestling in the middle of 2002. He won the Impact X Division Championship and the NWA World Tag Team Championship. Later, A.J. Styles wanted to focus on the NWA World Heavyweight Championship where he won and lost a few matches.
In 2014, A.J. Styles went back to Ring of Honor Wrestling where he continuously won 4 matches in a row. He also did some independent bookings during that period. In early 2016, A.J. Styles signed in with WWE where he teamed with Chris Jericho, and they ended the team after losing the WWE Tag Team Championship.
In 2017, A.J. Styles has appeared on WWE SmackDown live, and on July 7, 2017, A.J. Styles held the United States Champion at the Madison Square Garden WWE live where he defeated Kevin Owens. He lost and gained back the title multiple times.
Awards & Achievements
A.J. Styles has been achieving a lot of success in the wrestling entertainment industry. He won the 2016 Wrestler of the Year award. A.J. Styles won many competitions, he is a WWE United States Championship winner, TNA World Heavyweight Championship winner, TNA X Division Championship winner, First TNA Triple Crown Champion winner, Most Outstanding Wrestler award, and many others.
Net Worth of A.J. Styles
A.J. Styles has an estimated net worth of more than $8.5 million. He made his fortune from being a professional wrestler and winning many competitions. Information says that A.J. Styles had a very great deal with the WWE, he has been earning around $2 million a year. In 2017, A.J. Styles has made $2.4 million.
A.J. Styles is one of the best and highest paid professional wrestlers around the world. He had a very tragic and poor childhood where he couldn’t even watch TV, but he made his way up to the professionalism. In 2017, A.J. Styles has appeared on WWE SmackDown live. A.J. Styles is married to Wendy Etris, and they are happily living together.